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What I've Been Reading -- YA Edition

I always feel strange passing judgement on books meant for kids. But my job sometimes demands that I read these books, and I really do enjoy many of them. 938 more words

Fiction

The most important books we'll ever read

Earlier this month I rated a book with 3 out of 5 stars on Goodreads. When the review auto-posted to Facebook, a friend expressed surprise at the low rating. 627 more words

Books

Women's History Month- Girl Power

There are so many strong female characters in kid lit fiction.  When I think of book series for young readers, there seem to be so many titles with spunky girl characters.    115 more words

Writing

All the words that fit

You see those people talking?  The woman laughing?  The lamp-lit snow in the window behind her?  Dim light and intimacy in a rustic setting; words shared in the middle of nowhere.   464 more words

Writing

Little Jimmy Says, "Same Is Lame"

Title of book: Little Jimmy Says, “Same is Lame”

Time length to read: 4-8 min

Age recommended: 5 and up

Author: Jimmy Vee

Illustrator: 1,479 more words